2019 ICF & Confor South West: Growing Oak and Adding Value

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The Institute’s South West England Regional Group and the South West Confor Region invite you to join them on the 18th of July.

We are all familiar with oak., however not always fortunate enough to work with or have high-quality oak.  Don’t miss this opportunity to look at oak from initial planting through to end use.

You will have the chance to discuss and explore the following:

  • History of oak
  • Nursery production, seed selection, provenance
  • Pest and diseases
  • Silviculture of oak
  • Marketing of oak
  • Sawmilling and defects (live demonstration)
  • Measurement
  • End uses of oak

 

Please bring appropriate clothing and footwear for the site visits. 

July 18, 2019
09:00 - 16:15

Escot House ,
Escot Park, Ottery St. Mary ,
Devon EX11 1LU

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Standard Ticket 30.00
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  • Add to Calendar 18/07/2019 09:00 18/07/2019 16:15 Europe/London 2019 ICF & Confor South West: Growing Oak and Adding Value

    The Institute’s South West England Regional Group and the South West Confor Region invite you to join them on the 18th of July.

    We are all familiar with oak., however not always fortunate enough to work with or have high-quality oak.  Don’t miss this opportunity to look at oak from initial planting through to end use.

    You will have the chance to discuss and explore the following:

    • History of oak
    • Nursery production, seed selection, provenance
    • Pest and diseases
    • Silviculture of oak
    • Marketing of oak
    • Sawmilling and defects (live demonstration)
    • Measurement
    • End uses of oak

     

    Please bring appropriate clothing and footwear for the site visits. 

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